BiafraSay Forum
Welcome, Guest: Join BiafraSay Forum | Login | Trending | Recent

Stats: 1,282 members, 11,454 Topics. Date: June 23, 2018, 10:22 pm

Two Killed In Yoruba-Hausa Clash In Lagos

BiafraSay Forum | BiafraSay General | #Politics* | Two Killed In Yoruba-Hausa Clash In Lagos (89 Views)

(Go Down)
BY SAHARAREPORTERS, NEW YORK
MAR 17, 2018
Two scrap traders at Igidanpani, New Garage market in the Ojota area of Lagos have been killed following a clash between the Yoruba and the Hausa traders.
The clash reportedly started on Thursday as a minor misunderstanding between the Yoruba and Hausa trader involved in scavenging the nearby Olusosun dumpsite for aluminum, scraps and other valuables for sale.
It was gathered that though the misunderstanding was settled, the Hausa man was not satisfied and out of anger, he later attacked his Yoruba counterpart, stabbing him to death.

SaharaReporters gathered the kinsmen of the dead Yoruba scavenger launched a counter-attack which also resulted in the death of one of the Hausa traders.
This resulted in free for all fight between members of the two ethnic groups which escalated on Friday morning, leading to the closure of shops and other commercial activities within the vicinity.
The police later moved in to control the violence and about 100 people suspected to have participated in the street fight have so far been arrested.
The governor of Lagos state, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, had ordered the closure of the New garage market until peace is fully restored.

saharareporters.com/2018/03/17/two-killed-yoruba-hausa-clash-lagos

0 Like

Don't have a BiafraSay Forum Account? Use the form below to signup for a BiafraSay Forum Account and join discussions on BiafraSay Forum.
Full Name:
Email:
Username: E.g Ohamadike
Password:
Confirm Password:
I agree to the terms of service


Invitee: greenermodels
Viewing this topic:
1 guest viewing this topic

BiafraSay Forum is owned and managed by Kalu(Admin) (Read our Rules ) - Advertise With Us
BiafraSay Forum - Copyright © 2018. All rights reserved.
Disclaimer: Every BiafraSay Forum member is solely responsible for anything that he/she posts or uploads on BiafraSay Forum.
For enquiries & feedbacks send email to: info@biafrasay.com